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Clouds Aloft, Bridgewater, Conn.

Photo copyright 2016 by Marc Isolda

All the elements of clouds, sky and field conspired to make me stop in the midday heat to photograph. The clouds brushed across a sweeping sky like a gauze veil that softened the contrast just barely. 42 more words

Field And Farm

Keep it Simple - Scandinavian Style

Keep it simple… try a fresh yet rustic room with Scandinavian style to make your apartment space more alive and welcoming. Homes or Rentals in Bucks County Pa available at Great Bucks County Homes. 49 more words

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Hubris

Did the tree in reaching up

Claim to understand the sky?

Did it tell the other trees

What heaven has demanded?

Did the sky when looking down… 126 more words

ROSA RUGOSA

There seems to be a particularly deep peace in the early morning after a summer holiday night. Twenty minutes of fireworks, costing goodness knows how much, the sparkles beguiling but the clouds of colored smoke reminding me, unfortunately, of bomb blasts in distant countries—I was glad to wake to birdsong at dawn. 396 more words

Illustration

For Imperfect Fathers and Heartbroken Daughters

(Editor’s note: In this guest piece, Rachel Massmann reflects on her childhood without a father and how forgiveness paved the way to discover how well loved she has been all along.) 1,247 more words

Living Words

(staked)

in the garden,
contained and raised up
within heavy beams
of railroads going,
smokey tendrils and pods
swell and burst, green
like lichen of a dream, 74 more words

Poetry

Black and White

Black and white: (adj) clearly defined opposing principles or issues.

You can always stimulate a debate by posing the question of whether there actually are things that are black and white–in other words, ideas which are either solely good or massively evil. 173 more words

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